About Tetra Pak
Tetra Pak is the world's leading food processing and packaging solutions company. Working closely with our customers and suppliers, we provide safe, innovative and environmentally sound products that each day meet the needs of hundreds of millions of people in more than 175 countries around the world.
With more than 23,000 employees based in over 85 countries, we believe in responsible industry leadership and a sustainable approach to business.
Our motto, "PROTECTS WHAT’S GOOD™", reflects our vision to make food safe and available, everywhere.
Join our team
In Europe &Central Asia Supply Chain Operations, our Planning organization is responsible for driving material replenishment, tactical planning of production and operational planning with factory daily management systems.
In order to drive further operational effectiveness, we are transforming our way of working and we are now looking for
Senior Material Planner with Controlling experience
You will deal with the replenishment of Base Material (paper, film, PE, foil) or Additional Materials categories and will belong to a virtual Planning Hub.
You will be reporting to a Material Team Lead and work closely with other material planners, cluster capacity planners and suppliers.
The goal is clear : get more control on inventories and drive better agenda with suppliers. The path toward it is to be defined.
Tasks and Responsibilities
The Senior Material Planner with Controller role will have a unique contribution the Planning team and organization.
He / she should be able to act as a Senior Material Planner and at least 50% of the time perform controlling activities such as :
Be owner of Material Master Data in the CFs and reporting accuracy
Prepare in-depth reports and analysis, collect, monitor and study business data to support cost control in the Cluster Material replenishment flow
Support meetings with suppliers by providing report, analysis and data
Identify improvement opportunities in the materials flow and make improvement recommendations
Drive Material Master Data optimization and alignment in the CFs to support accurate replenishment process through APO and optimal stock levels
Create data collection guidelines for internal use
Generate easy-to-use reports based on collected data and make suggestions to increase operational effectiveness
Work with the Planning Hub Manager to prioritize suggested changes and improvements
Prepare KPI deployments and loss analysis including presentations
Participate in improvement activities
Analytical work experience ideally in Controlling or similar data driven role within supply chain
Global work exposure supporting multiple factories at the same time remotely
BA or MA degree in Supply Chain or similar or equivalent work experience
Confident knowledge in material planning process and tools, logistic flow
Fluent communication skills in English in a must
Confident user of various tools to support in depth analysis and reporting, confident to work virtually
Strong user of MS Office (Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook), WebEx, Microsoft Teams to enable remote working
Ability to work autonomously, drive continuous improvement, challenge current practices and processes
Experience working with SAP APO and MRP (Material Requirement Planning) tool is a must
Strong Analytical mindset and a keen interest to business operations
Hands on data-mining knowledge
Ability to develop easy-to-use reports (PBI)
Pro-active approach, ability to challenge current processes, suggest new ideas
Strong communication skill with the ability to build strong relationships across all functions within all seniority levels
Strong problem-solving skills with a can-do attitude
Good understanding of WCM key principles